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From Antony Blakey <>
Subject Re: 1.0.0 wishlist/roadmap
Date Thu, 11 Dec 2008 21:02:26 GMT

On 12/12/2008, at 7:28 AM, Damien Katz wrote:

> On Dec 11, 2008, at 3:43 PM, Chris Anderson wrote:
>> On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 2:30 PM, Damien Katz <>  
>> wrote:
>>> Yes yes yes! This is exactly how it should work, pull all the docs  
>>> in a
>>> single http request and also record the last seq num. Then later
>>> incrementally pull new changes using the seq num, lather rinse  
>>> repeat.
>>> Restore by POSTing the docs in bulk updates.
>> With the same view (_all_docs_by_seq with super_include_docs), could
>> recipient-triggered replication be accomplished in a single HTTP
>> request? This might speed up replication a bunch as well.
> I'm thinking of removing the _all_docs_by_seq HTTP view and  
> replacing it with something that will allow for more flexibility and  
> also allow for Comet like events, by providing a filter function  
> that finds documents that meet a criteria, and to be notified  
> immediately when new documents are saved that meet that criteria.  
> This is meant to be used by the replicator and external indexers,  
> but to also try to make it be like a regular view and while  
> supporting all the other stuff is pointlessly complex.

Mmmm, tasty!

Antony Blakey
CTO, Linkuistics Pty Ltd
Ph: 0438 840 787

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